Uesugi Jinja Shrine, Yonezawa

Feed koi carp from the traditional Japanese bridge at Uesugi Jinja Shrine, dedicated to the war god Uesugi Kenshin, one of the most popular warriors of the "warring states" period. Sometimes referred to as "Samurai Village," you can view a treasure trove of artifacts and mementos including armors, swords, paintings, and Buddhist calligraphy works. The surrounding grounds provide a great place for a picturesque and peaceful stroll, with grand trees delivering profuse blossoms in April, and changing spectacularly in October, providing excellent photo opportunities. Before you head to Yonezawa, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly Yonezawa trip builder , to make sure you see all that Yonezawa has to offer, including Uesugi Jinja Shrine.
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  • Went to the Uesugi Festival two days after opening some stores the location somewhat festive mood. Made long walk visits brought small children could relax and fun. Or have been taken in front of the warehouse and the Uesugi yozan Uesugi Kenshin, and while the tourist! Excelsior.
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  • Uesugi shrine has been erected in the Yonezawa Castle moats. Pine tree located in the middle of the Park. Uesugi Kenshin, the temple is dedicated. Statue of Uesugi Kenshin, Uesugi yozan statue there.
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  • Shrine in Kenshin and yozan statue and shrine with Uesugi yozan Uesugi Kenshin. This is where 外senai in Yonezawa tourism. Also visit very crowded.
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